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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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farmer, fannie merritt, 1857-1915
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harland, marion, 1830-1922
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american home economics association
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rorer, sarah tyson heston, 1849-1937
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woman's institute of domestic arts and sciences
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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 121,975
favorite 19
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 60,323
favorite 48
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 58,088
favorite 68
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 57,618
favorite 2
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 40,898
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 35,169
favorite 17
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 33,988
favorite 19
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 32,232
favorite 67
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 30,290
favorite 8
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 24,817
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 18,574
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 18,225
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 17,653
favorite 47
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 17,636
favorite 34
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 17,165
favorite 22
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 16,358
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 15,481
favorite 6
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 15,436
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 15,014
favorite 2
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,938
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,422
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 13,215
favorite 4
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 12,765
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 12,758
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 12,039
favorite 19
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Warren, Mary Elizabeth (Carson) "E. F. Warren, Mrs.," 1870- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 12,027
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 11,476
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 11,211
favorite 9
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 11,162
favorite 20
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 10,840
favorite 8
comment 0
39
Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 10,541
favorite 5
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 10,044
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 9,858
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,766
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 9,475
favorite 5
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 9,468
favorite 7
comment 0
Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,468
favorite 15
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 9,334
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.). Thirty Group
texts
eye 9,224
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 9,060
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 8,148
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 8,096
favorite 10
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 7,807
favorite 2
comment 0
All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 7,749
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
European Libraries
by United States. Naval training station, Newport. Commissary school; United States Naval Institute
texts
eye 7,645
favorite 7
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WJBHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,607
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 7,509
favorite 3
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Blitzner, John, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 7,401
favorite 13
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pastry, cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 7,304
favorite 6
comment 0
Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 7,286
favorite 5
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 7,284
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,079
favorite 26
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,998
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,560
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 6,559
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 6,554
favorite 5
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,520
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts
eye 6,384
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts
eye 6,254
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
Topics: Agriculture, Cookery, Gardening, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Sharpe, M. R. L. (Maud Russell Lorraine), 1867-1949
texts
eye 6,067
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Vegetarian cookery, Vegetarianism, cbk
California Digital Library
by Home Economic Club of the Four Counties Group
texts
eye 6,050
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: cbk
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,884
favorite 0
comment 2
This book introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie. You can also read a copy of 'A Apple Pie' by going to the International Children's Digital Library a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Nursery rhymes, Alphabet rhymes, Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Alphabet, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk